Windows Phone

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Overview

Why Windows Phone?
BUILD IMMERSIVE APP EXPERIENCES
  • Live Tiles and notifications provide extra content for your app experience.
  • Leverage familiar development skills and help keep your costs low.
  • Quick porting of games from other mobile platforms with C/C++ support.
REACH MORE PEOPLE
  • Sell your apps to the world in the Windows Phone Store — available in 191 markets.
  • Utilize your Windows Phone code to build apps that target millions of Windows devices.
RESOURCES TO INCREASE REVENUE
  • Free trial capabilities that provide a flexible way to demo paid apps and increase purchases.
  • Support for global currencies in some markets to help make app purchasing easier.
  • Analytics to help you understand how your app is performing on devices.
Develop apps your way

The flexible and powerful Windows Runtime platform can do what you need it to—anything from building a universal Windows app to turning your website or mobile app into a Windows Phone reality.

Features

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More than 100,000 apps (and counting), each one certified by Microsoft to help protect against malware and viruses. Plus personalised app suggestions based on what you like.
Games Hub
The Games Hub is your on-the-go arcade. It's also the place to dress up your avatar, message your Xbox friends and see how your scores and achievements measure up.
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Email

You can opt to see multiple accounts in one Linked Inbox – along with separate views for flagged, urgent or unread mail.

Messaging

Messaging Threads switch seamlessly between text and chat in the same conversation, and you can attach photos, voice notes, your location and more.

Messaging Bing Search Bing Search

Love sushi? Not so keen on curry houses? Your phone can learn your likes and dislikes to suggest places to eat, drink, shop or visit that are just right for you – along with local deals for things you'll enjoy.

More from Bing

Bing Search now has films, top headlines, local deals and more (along with the search results you're looking for).
Bing Vision scans QR Codes and text to search the web or even translate it with one tap (so useful when travelling).

Bing Vision And Other Lock Screen Lock screen

Customise your lock screen to show appointments, calls, texts, emails and even updates from your favourite apps. Then dress it up with your favourite photo.

Keyboard

The Word Flow keyboard learns your writing style to predict the next word in your sentence so you can type at top speed.

KeyBoard wallet Wallet

Store reward cards, vouchers, credit cards, local deals and membership cards in one convenient place on your phone.

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Open multiple tabs, get search suggestions as you type and share a web link in just a couple of taps. And now SmartScreen Filter helps protect you from dodgy websites.

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The new Windows Phone apps make connecting your Windows Phone to any PC, tablet or Mac (and transferring your stuff) quick and easy.

Tap to share

With NFC sharing, you can tap your phone against another NFC-capable device (like a friend's phone) to share things like photos, webpages, songs and contacts.

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With Find My Phone, a free service on windowsphone.com, you can pinpoint a missing phone on a map, ring it remotely, lock it or even erase it.

For business

With a rich array of device configuration and management capabilities, it's easy to integrate Windows Phone into your Windows infrastructure.

Business

Curriculum

Curriculum Overview
  • Architecture
  • Development Fundamentals
  • Windows Phone IDE
Navigation and Life Cycle
  • App life Cycle
  • Page States Management
  • Application State management
Files and Data
  • File API
  • Handling Files
  • Local database
Phone Integration
  • Live Tiles
  • Tile notification
  • Backgound Agents and Tasks
Maps
  • Map Conrols
  • Various Cartographics Modes
  • Landmark and Pedestrian Features
  • Directions and Geocoding
Speech
  • Text to Speech
  • Speech to Text
  • Voice Commands
Devices
  • Accelerometer
  • Camera
  • Proximity Sensors
Blend
  • UX Design
  • Animations
  • Multimedia Editing in Blend
Windows Phone Store
  • In-App Purchase
  • Wallet Handling
  • Agents Handling